Precinct Committee Elects Tonya Buckingham as New Register of Deeds

The Sedgwick County Republican Central Committee held a special election to elect a Register of Deeds to replace Bill Meek, who passed away earlier this month. The committee voted 144-9 to elect Deputy Register of Deeds Tonya Buckingham to the position. Goddard School Board Member Jamey Blubaugh was also a candidate.

Buckingham has served in the Register of Deeds office since 2000, and has served as Deputy since 2005.